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What is Erlang?

Some of Erlang's uses are in telecoms, banking, e-commerce, computer telephony and instant messaging. Erlang's runtime system has built-in support for concurrency, distribution and fault tolerance. OTP is set of Erlang libraries and design principles providing middle-ware to develop these systems.

What is MATLAB?

Using MATLAB, you can analyze data, develop algorithms, and create models and applications. The language, tools, and built-in math functions enable you to explore multiple approaches and reach a solution faster than with spreadsheets or traditional programming languages, such as C/C++ or Java.

What is Perl?

Perl is a general-purpose programming language originally developed for text manipulation and now used for a wide range of tasks including system administration, web development, network programming, GUI development, and more.

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Why do developers choose Erlang?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Erlang?
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    Pricing

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    Companies

    What companies use Erlang?
    69 companies on StackShare use Erlang
    What companies use MATLAB?
    10 companies on StackShare use MATLAB
    What companies use Perl?
    132 companies on StackShare use Perl

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Erlang?
    4 tools on StackShare integrate with Erlang
    What tools integrate with MATLAB?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with MATLAB
    What tools integrate with Perl?
    10 tools on StackShare integrate with Perl

    What are some alternatives to Erlang, MATLAB, and Perl?

    • JavaScript - Lightweight, interpreted, object-oriented language with first-class functions
    • PHP - A popular general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited to web development
    • HTML5 - 5th major revision of the core language of the World Wide Web
    • Python - Python is a clear and powerful object-oriented programming language, comparable to Perl, Ruby, Scheme, or Java.

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